Monthly Archives: February 2013

Final Day’s Testing at Jerez

Testing comes to a close today at Jerez where Felipe Massa, and the Ferrari F138, set the fastest time of the week so far to top the times yesterday. He has been replaced today by Pedro de la Rosa, but … Continue reading

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The Lotus Position

Romain Grosjean and the Lotus E21 set the fastest time of the Jerez test so far on the second day, a lap of 1:18.218 on the softer of the Pirelli tyres. The Frenchman declared the car to be an ‘all-round … Continue reading

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McLaren on the Button

The first day of practice ended with Jenson Button returning to the track after a fuel pump failure in the McLaren MP4-28 and topping the times almost a second quicker than Mark Webber’s Red Bull RB9. It is not a … Continue reading

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Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3……

Jerez awoke to the sound of F1 engines this morning as the first test gets underway. The Caterham and Marussia teams presented their new cars, too, the former being extremely ugly, the latter rather neat. Taking to the track today … Continue reading

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Has Sauber Pulled a Fast One?

With regulations remaining pretty much static between 2012 and 2013 there is little scope for innovation. The big changes, we are told, will come about in 2014 when the new engines make their debut. So far we have seen new … Continue reading

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More 2013 Cars Unveiled

McLaren, Ferrari and Force India have joined Lotus in presenting their 2013 cars to the press. Unsurprisingly, they all look quite similar to last year’s, but have hidden stepped-noses. The McLaren was revealed at the McLaren Technology Centre after a … Continue reading

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